Uber CEO Travis Kalanick To Take Leave of Absence From Troubled Company

Uber Technologies' embattled Chief Executive Travis Kalanick told employees in an email Tuesday that he will take time away from the company he helped...

Experts Say Mankind is at ‘Tipping Point’ as Robots and Artificial Intelligence Begin to...

As automation and artificial intelligence technologies improve, many people worry about the future of work. If millions of human workers no longer have jobs, the...

Twitter Explains Why it Won’t Take Down President Trump’s Tweet Classified as ‘Violent Threat’...

Twitter is defending its decision not to remove a controversial tweet by President Trump on Saturday that targeted North Korea, in a six-tweet response...

Cyber Security Experts Warn Gigantic ‘Reaper’ Botnet Could Crash the Internet

A massive botnet that has been gathering steam over the past few weeks is threatening to ravage the web, security researchers have warned. A botnet...

Elon Musk Won a $50 Million Bet to Build World’s Largest Lithium-Ion Battery in...

Elon Musk will get paid for building the world's largest lithium-ion battery in South Australia, as the 100-megawatt project is about to begin testing...

Siri, What’s That Song? Apple Buys Shazam, a Music Recognition App, For Reported $400...

Siri may get a new ear for music. Apple (AAPL) confirmed Monday it is buying Shazam, a music recognition service that became an early favorite application of...

Facebook Will No Longer Flag False Articles After Finding That Fake News Labels Made...

Facebook will no longer flag potentially false news articles with a “disputed” tag, the social media company announced Monday. The announcement comes in response...

Google to Expand Undersea Cables to Boost Its Cloud Computing Business

Google is expanding its sprawling network of undersea cables to plug into new regions around the world, in a bid to speed up its...

Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai to Step Down

Sony's chief executive Kazuo Hirai is stepping down and handing the reins over to finance chief Kenichiro Yoshida. Mr Yoshida, Sony's chief financial officer, is...

Jeff Bezos Tops Forbes’ 2018 List of Billionaires

Forbes magazine is revealing its annual list of billionaires. The magazine highlights the more than 2,200 billionaires around the world who hold a combined...

What Facebook Allows Under Its Privacy Policy May Surprise You

To get an idea of the data Facebook collects about you, just ask for it. You’ll get a file with every photo and comment...

Facebook Suspends Data Firm Cubeyou

Facebook Inc. suspended another data firm after allegations surfaced that it may have improperly handled users’ information. The social media giant said it suspended Cubeyou...

Amazon Renews Streaming Deal with NFL for ‘Thursday Night Football’

The e-commerce giant is getting back into the arena, bringing 11 more regular season games to Amazon Prime members through 2019. Amazon has renewed its...

Backup Cameras Now Required in All New Cars in the U.S.

New cars sold in the U.S. must have backup cameras to help drivers avoid accidents under a federal regulation that took effect Wednesday. The regulation...

Elon Musk Admits Tesla Model 3 Has Braking Problems

Tesla CEO Elon Musk admitted in a tweet that the Model 3 has braking problems, a flaw Consumer Reports highlighted in a Monday review. Musk...

Oculus Ships Final Version of VR Headset and SDK to Developers

We're so close to the release of the consumer version of the Oculus Rift VR headset. Though the headset won't arrive until the first quarter...

Facebook to Stop Ads That Exclude Specific Racial and Ethnic Groups

Facebook says it will no longer allow advertisers to exclude specific racial and ethnic groups when placing ads related to housing, credit or employment. "We...

WATCH: First Trailer for ‘Destiny 2’

After a few days of teasing, we finally have our first proper look at the sequel to sci-fi shooter Destiny. Developer Bungie officially revealed...

San Quentin Inmates Trained to Land High-Paying Tech Jobs After Release Don’t Return to...

Inmates at San Quentin State Prison in California have successfully redesigned a leading criminal justice reform group's website with little to no internet access...

Self-Driving Boats the Next Wave in Tech Transportation

Self-driving cars may not hit the road in earnest for many years - but autonomous boats could be just around the pier. Spurred in part...